Dr. Frederick Christopher Finelli, MD

Dr. Frederick Christopher Finelli, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (301) 774-8963

Contact this Provider:

  • General Surgery
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal abscess
  • abdominal adhesions
  • abdominal wall defect
  • biliary colic
  • cholecystitis
  • Show All
Procedures I Perform
  • abdominal surgery
  • abdominal wall reconstruction
  • appendectomy
  • breast biopsy
  • cecostomy
  • Show All
About the Provider

Frederick C. Finelli, MD, JD, joined MedStar Montgomery in Fall 2012 as the vice president for medical affairs. He received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo, his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center, and his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Dr. Finelli is a board-certified general surgeon and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He also holds bar memberships in Washington, D.C., Pennsylvania, and Colorado. Dr. Finelli's professional memberships include the American Medical Association, Medical Society of the District of Columbia, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, and American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Dr. Finelli has served in many leadership positions throughout his career, including president of the medical staff, medical director of operating rooms and associate chair for quality and safety at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He also served as chairman of the Washington, D.C., Board of Medicine, and president of the Medical Society of Washington, D.C.

  • Fellowship Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (1985)
  • Residency Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (1984)
  • Internship Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (1980)
  • Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine (1979)
  • Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo (1979)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, Surgery
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.
Practice Locations